Definitions of interoception
  1. noun
    sensitivity to stimuli originating inside of the body
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    the ability to sense the position and location and orientation and movement of the body and its parts
    somaesthesia, somaesthesis, somataesthesis, somatesthesia, somatic sense, somatic sensory system, somatosensory system, somesthesia, somesthesis
    the faculty of bodily perception; sensory systems associated with the body; includes skin senses and proprioception and the internal organs
    kinaesthesia, kinaesthesis, kinesthesia, kinesthesis, kinesthetics, muscle sense, sense of movement
    the ability to feel movements of the limbs and body
    inability to sense movement
    equilibrium, labyrinthine sense, sense of balance, sense of equilibrium, vestibular sense
    a sensory system located in structures of the inner ear that registers the orientation of the head
    skin perceptiveness, tactility, tactual sensation, touch perception
    the faculty of perceiving (via the skin) pressure or heat or pain
    feeling of movement, kinaesthesia, kinesthesia
    the perception of body position and movement and muscular tensions etc
    type of:
    sensibility, sensitiveness, sensitivity
    (physiology) responsiveness to external stimuli; the faculty of sensation
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